11 November 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

Sunday 11 November 2018             Remembrance Sunday       

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Colchester (St Barnabas Old Heath) Richard Tilbrook & Jackie Twinn.   

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Kamango (Congo)

In the world: for the victims and perpetrators of knife crimes currently occurring around the country.

With Christian Aid: Give thanks for Will Aid in November and for the difference legacy donations have made to Christian Aid’s work around the world.

In the Parish: those who live in Rothsay Rd, Rutland Rd, Sandford Close.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Samuel, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Readings for 18 November: Proverbs 20 28,21 1-4, 7 Revelation 12, 10-12a    Matthew 10,34-39

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Marion Foote, Claudette King & Layla-Jayne Tellis

St Mary’s We will welcome some school groups into St Mary’s this week.

Today will be a slightly shortened service so that we can gather around the war memorial for 11am.

Ann Easter Last Sunday, it was announced in the parishes of St Martin’s, and St Paul’s Stratford that Jeanette Meadway will take over pastoral care of St Martin’s from the 1st February. She will become vicar once the legal preliminaries are completed in due course.  Jeanette will be self-supporting and will continue to live in her own home.  Ann will return to this parish from the beginning of February.  Ann’s leaving ‘do’ at St Martin’s will be after their Sunday Mass at 11am on 27th January.  Please pray for both Jeanette and Ann at this time of change.

St Edmund’s Patronal Feast is Next Sunday 18 November. This will be a Joint Parish Eucharist held at St Edmund’s.

Café News – this week Tuesday’s event at Bart’s Café is Stitch with Chris @ 1.30pm & Thursday is Chair based exercise @ 1.15pm a fun, instructor led session which is suitable for all ages and abilities - £2.50.  All are welcome.

Bible Study the next bible study at St Bart’s will be on Wednesday

14 November at 1.30pm

Intercessory Prayer Group meets on Sunday 25 November at St Bart’s after the 10am service.  All are welcome.

Christmas Journey Faith in Schools is again running Christmas Journey at St George’s, East Ham 17/18 December & needs volunteers to make drinks, guide the children, welcome people & lead in song. If interested contact Janine email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or go along to the briefing meeting at St George's on December 4th at 7pm. 

Faith in Schools is also running a Volunteer & Assembly training in their Stratford Shopping Centre offices on 5 November @ 9.15am to 12pm.

On the Way new course starting in January 2019 on Tues evenings 7.30- 9pm at St John’s Stratford.  If you’d like to join, please speak to Rev Sue.


St Mary’s extraordinary DCC. There will be a brief meeting today after the service over tea and coffee.

St Mary’s DCC is 16 January 2019 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC is 13 January 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 23 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is this week, 14 November 2018 at St Edmund’s



Wednesday 10.00 at St Edmund’s & 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thursday 12.30 at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Mon & Thurs at St Bart’s, Tues at St Mary’s, Wed at St Edmund’s (9.30am)

The Parish Office is open   Monday – Friday 9.30am – 3.30pm

292b Barking Road, E6 3BA. Telephone 020 8470 0011 

email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.easthamparish.org.uk 

Registered Charity No: 1127847. Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.